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Girl hit boarding Durham school bus

Posted March 23, 2011 10:51 a.m. EDT

— Durham police charged 34-year-old Carlos Bethea with passing a stopped school bus Wednesday after he hit a teen headed to Riverside High School.

Police spokeswoman Kammie Michael said the bus was stopped on North Elizabeth Street near Liberty Street with the arm out and red lights flashing. The teen was headed for the bus door when Bethea hit her.

The girl was treated at the scene for minor injuries, Michael said.